Walking champion of the year: Robbie Silberstein

Australia, 1981

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Episode of Series “A Fair Go”.
One of a 7 part series which examines the impact of mental and physical disability on individual Australians and their families. They demonstrate the practical implications of coping with a disability in daily life at home, in the work place, at school and in the community. Presented from the viewpoint of the disabled person. This program is about eight-year old Robbie Silberstein who was born with a crippling bone disease.

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